You’re motivated by the possibilities that international business will unlock for you. And our MSc International Business has been designed with your ambitions in mind. You understand the importance of making your own career decisions, and what really sets this course apart are the many different options you can choose, such as a semester abroad in Switzerland or the Netherlands and graduating with a dual degree, choosing your optional modules, or doing a 34-week placement as part of your course. So you can personalise the course to suit your ambitions while getting the crucial tools of international business kit.
This degree gives you an unparalleled opportunity to graduate with dual Master’s degree. You’re able to study in Switzerland or the Netherlands during your second semester, giving you first-hand experience in business operations on an international scale. This dual qualification is what will give you that competitive edge over other candidates on the modern business market. You’ll get the confidence and skill-set to carve your own career path in the direction that is most fitting for you.
It’s important for you to make your own choices. And you know best which route is right for you, so you can choose what will get you there sooner. We give you the opportunities, you pick which ones you need. Our optional modules (including Finance for Decision Making, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Professional and Organisational Development and Design Thinking) will allow you to tailor your learnings to suit your ambitions, while gaining a global perspective on managing people and business operations. You’ll have an option of doing a 34-week work placement and project, or a dissertation. This way, you’ll choose between practical work experience and contributing to industry research. You’ll determine your area of expertise and the exciting places it will take you.
When you study International Business at ARU, you’re in for a truly international experience, learning in a multicultural environment that will compliment your curricular learning. You'll be exposed to a mixture of cultures, practices and global selection of experience to benefit from - all within your course.
This course is for you if you’re looking to forge a career in international business. It will prepare you for roles as diverse as business development, marketing, international supply chain management, logistics, project management, HR, banking, international finance and management consultancy.
Through our Business School Intern programme, around 50 students each year get a business mentor, work experience, exclusive training and development, and a reference from our Dean.
We’ll asses your progress through a range of written assignments, portfolio and presentations. You’ll have the option to carry out both group and individual work.
Please note that modules are subject to change and availability.
You have a highly active mind and see opportunity everywhere. Now you need theory and life-changing skills to sharpen your approach to management. At the Faculty of Business & Law, you will immerse yourself in a multicultural environment where technology blends with teaching to create a dynamic and innovative learning environment. An environment to help you gain those skills.
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Important additional notes
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We welcome applications from international and EU students, and accept a range of international qualifications.
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If you don't meet our English language requirements, we offer a range of courses which could help you achieve the level required for entry.
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